Archive | April, 2021

Everett City Council Asked To Approve 2-Day Hyrdoplane Race On Silver Lake This Year

April 27, 2021

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Editor’s Update Thursday 4/29: The Everett City Council did approve the 2-day request for this year only and will evaluate going forward based on what happens this year. Like most things last year the annual hydroplane races on Silver Lake in south Everett were cancelled due to COVID-19. On Wednesday the Everett City Council will […]

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Port Of Everett Announces Deal For Relocation Of Everett Yacht Club

April 26, 2021

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News in from the Port of Everett today… The Port of Everett and long-time tenant Everett Yacht Club (EYC) are excited to announce execution of a new ground lease and building transfer that will allow EYC to relocate their clubhouse and reciprocal moorage dock to the Port’s South Marina. The Everett Yacht Club, formed in […]

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Everett Senator Behind Capital Gains Excise Tax

April 25, 2021

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Sunday afternoon, legislators in Olympia passed a Capital Gains Excise Tax which is expected to be signed by Governor Inslee. Here is an announcement put out by Democrats. Republicans opposed the bill which many called an illegal income tax. Earlier today, the Washington State Legislature approved a critical piece of tax reform legislation. Senate Bill […]

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Good News And Bad News For Funding Transit In Everett

April 25, 2021

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Last week brought mixed news for the future of Mass Transit projects in Everett, Washington. On Wednesday Sound Transit CEO Peter Rogoff provided an update to the Everett City Council on the status of Sound Transit Light Rail under ST 3 which was approved by voters in 2016. Rogoff used a power point presentation to […]

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Snohomish County Reaches 500,000 Vaccinations

April 24, 2021

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Another positive in our route back to normal. Here’s the word from Snohomish Health District. Data through April 20 shows that 493,730 vaccines had been given. Thanks to an allocation of more than 50,000 vaccines coming to Snohomish County this week, and roughly 5,000 doses now being given daily, the county has surpassed a milestone […]

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Live Music Starting To Return To Everett Venues

April 24, 2021

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Slowly but surely live music is returning to venues in Everett, Washington. Here’s a photo from last night’s performance by Sheri & Da Boyz (Sheri Roberts Greimes, who hails from Everett) at the Port Gardner Bay Winery. Other venues around town including Brew Pubs, Tony V’s Garage and the Historic Everett Theatre are bringing back […]

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